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NZ's greenest renovation ever video

The team behind the renovation of this Greenhithe house, which is on track to achieve a 10 Homestar rating, include ...

"Our girls were the sickest they've ever been - now it's the complete opposite."

'Never have five letters cut so deep'

Christopher's answers broke his dad's heart.

A father has shared the emotional moment when five small letters, written by his son, broke his heart.

Raise a glass for Arnold Palmer

Some sports greats have a trophy named in their honour. Others, a spiffy stadium or a playing surface. Arnold Palmer's ...

When life gives you lemons mix them with some iced tea. That was Arnold Palmer's way.

Themed pageant to stem stigma

Miss Young Positive, a beauty contest for HIV-positive women, is changing what it means to have AIDS in Uganda.

Miss Young Positive, a beauty contest for HIV-positive women, is changing what it means to have AIDS in Uganda.

Hotel booked, call the chef gallery video

Cook Learn Love owner Helen Flitcroft is serving up a new way to impress tourists.

Breakfast in bed is going to a whole new level.

'Trick' that keeps you from your goals

Self-sabotage tell tale signs: Negative self-talk, feeling anxious about the goal you've set yourself and simply not ...

Is self-sabotage holding you back from becoming fit and healthy? How to push pass it.

Prince George's high five snub video

Prince George was not in the mood for making friends with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

High-five fail: Prince George just wasn't charmed by Canadian PM Justin Trudeau.

Reaction: How to save $100k by 25

The view from the office this morning. So much serenity.

Richard Meadows blog "How to save $100,000 by the time you're 25" provoked a huge response from Stuff readers. 

First royal tour for the fab four video

Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge  attend the Official Welcome Ceremony for the ...

The world's eyes are firmly fixed on Canada as Princess Charlotte makes her third public appearance.

Odd changes to woman's skin underwater

Watch footage of the odd changes to a woman's skin when she jumps underwater.

Is this how bizarre our skin looks when we jump underwater?

Celeb divorces through the decades

Johnny Depp and former wife Amber Heard.

As long as there's been a Hollywood, there's been a scandalous Hollywood divorce.

Cerebral palsy doesn't keep Payton down

Payton Embling, is hoping others will join her at the 10/10/10 walk on Saturday October 8.

Payton Embling struggles to walk far but she will participate in the annual 10-10-10 Walk for Kids.

Hearty reunion for dog, owner

Carolyn Smith has been reunited with her British Bulldog, Hearty, who was was taken from her kennel four months ago.

Family's British bulldog went missing months ago. They'd given up hope, but then came a phone call that made their day.

Why Gemma Flynn's ditching her bling

Gemma Flynn on the red carpet at the Chasing Great premiere.

The sporting star's gems are going to a good cause, following their debut on the red carpet. 

Fabulous feature lights gallery

In a room with other standout pieces, these pendants don't compete for visual appreciation but instead add to it. The ...

Decorative lighting has the ability to change a room; it can isolate areas, fill a space and create a bit of drama.

5 school holiday survival tips

Keeping kids entertained for 14 days straight can be an overwhelming challenge for some.

If two weeks of 24/7 family fun are on the cards, use these tips to help save your sanity.

House hunting is so much harder than Tinder

With most houses up for auction or tender, it's almost impossible to know how much a house will go for when you're browsing.

I wish matching with my first house was as easy as just swiping right.

This haka is awesome

The U-11 Taranaki Whanui Maori Rugby League team's haka at the conclusion of their tournament moved their whanau to tears.

These 10 year-olds put on a haka that might just be one of the best you have ever seen.

The lowdown: Kaikoura Cheese

Tenara ash-coated goat cheese.

Just what makes this award-winning cheese so darn good?

'I'm finally coming into my own'

Victoria Beckham started her clothing label in 2008, and has proved herself as a fashion talent.

Victoria Beckham on feeling happier in her own skin now that she’s in her forties.

How to rock flat shoes

Forget heels - flats like these are just as chic (and a lot more comfortable).

To heck with heels - flats are where it's at this season (even if you're petite).

Selfies and carols for Christmas

The Petone Baptist Church choir of Angels singing Christmas carols last year. This year there will be carol services ...

 Lower Hutt the place to be this Christmas, with events planned throughout December..

From Syria with green fingers

Khaled Al Jouja, who resettled in Lower Hutt as a refugee from Syria, has been working in the Common Unity Project's ...

How different is growing food for a community in Lower Hutt to running a Syrian market garden?

The harsh reality of 'ideal' dinners

Our vision of the ideal happy, sharing spectacular dinner often falls flat when faced by the realities of modern life.

The dinners we want and the dinners we eat can be very different.

Yoga on the school curriculum?

Yoga can help teens switch off in a world that expects them to be switched on all the time.

Because of the many health benefits for teens, a UK school has timetabled yoga into the school day.

10 things you didn't know about H&M

These white bags will soon be a common sight in Auckland.

You might know it's opening its first NZ store this week, but do you know the backstory of the brand?

Spend the night in Prague's Dancing House

The Dancing House in Prague.

Originally designed as an office building, access for visitors has been limited. But now a part of it has been turned into a hotel.

How to save $100k by 25

The view from the office this morning. So much serenity.

Sure, you could work a proper 9-5 job for 40 years. Or you could do this instead.

Students sleep in containers

Stacked shipping containers have created this buoyant student hall of residence in Copenhagen.

Could these floating dwellings help ease Auckland's housing crisis?

What's wrong with swearing?

Let's face it - sometimes 'gosh darn' just doesn't cut it.

OPINION: Stop cursing? Hell, no. Here's why swearing is good for you.

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